Current UV Index
Adelaide
UV index: 6.1

UV index for Adelaide: 6.1 - HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 10:43 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
Alice Springs
UV index: 9.1

UV index for Alice Springs: 9.1 - VERY HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 10:43 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
Brisbane
UV index: 9.8

UV index for Brisbane: 9.8 - VERY HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
Canberra
UV index: 6.9

UV index for Canberra: 6.9 - HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
Darwin
UV index: 9.0

UV index for Darwin: 9.0 - VERY HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 10:43 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
Emerald
UV index: 10.3

UV index for Emerald: 10.3 - VERY HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
Gold Coast
UV index: 7.9

UV index for Gold Coast: 7.9 - HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
Kingston
UV index: 3.0

UV index for Kingston: 3.0 - MODERATE
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
Melbourne
UV index: 2.8

UV index for Melbourne: 2.8 - LOW
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
Newcastle
UV index: 8.2

UV index for Newcastle: 8.2 - VERY HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
Perth
UV index: 3.2

UV index for Perth: 3.2 - MODERATE
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 9:13 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
Sydney
UV index: 7.9

UV index for Sydney: 7.9 - HIGH
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:14 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
Townsville
UV index: 12.3

UV index for Townsville: 12.3 - EXTREME
Last updated Thursday, 17 October 2019 at 11:14 am

Minimum recommended protection:

  • Wear sunglasses
  • Apply sunscreen
  • Wear a wide brimmed hat
  • Seek shade
  • When possible, stay indoors between 10am and 4pm

Click the indexes to view the minimum recommended protection

When the UV index is low, sun protection is generally not needed unless outside for extended periods

UV observations courtesy of ARPANSA
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Our People

Julie Calvert, CEO, AMRFJulie Calvert
Chief Executive Officer

Julie has over twenty years experience as a senior executive working in the not for profit sector, most recently within the area of cancer care and registered charity. With her extensive background, Julie brings a diverse range of competencies to the Australian Melanoma Research Foundation (AMRF). The opportunity to bring to the AMRF her expertise in leadership, development, building industry partnerships, achieving financial and operational outcomes, along with project and event management experience were central to the decision for Julie to become part of the next phase of development. Julie is a dedicated team player bringing energy and sincerity to her role as CEO and is committed to making a difference by working hard towards achieving the mission and goals of AMRF.

 

Kim Thackwray, Development and Administration, AMRFKim Thackray
Development and Administration

Kim joined AMRF in 2013 to assist with fundraising events and now plays a major role in organising our annual major fundraiser Melanoma March in conjunction with MIA. In addition to her role of creating events, Kim is responsible for the day to day administration with a particular emphasis on being the first point of contact for AMRF, she is in direct communication with donors and continues to build strong relationships with our partners. Her role has expanded to include publicity and marketing, along with seeking fundraising opportunities and overseeing them.

Kim’s background in public relations and promotions has proved an asset to AMRF and has achieved great results with the cross promotions and collaborations which includes monitoring Grants and seeking Sponsorships for AMRF.